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  • Tuesday, October, 2021| Today's Market | Current Time: 02:53:20
  • Konkan tourism gets a boost with Sindhudurg Airport

    Civil Aviation Minister, Jyotiraditya Scindia on Saturday, October 9, inaugurated the Greenfield Sindhudurg airport in Maharasthra under the UDAN scheme. The first flight connecting Sindhudurg with Mumbai under the RCS-UDAN (Regional Connectivity Scheme-Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik) was also flagged off on the occasion. The opening of the Sindhudurg airport will add to tourism value […]

    From 83 Tejas to 56 C-295 Airbus, here’s how air arsenal is being bolstered by IAF

    With countries around the globe ramping up the air defence ecosystem in order to get strategic advances over their enemy, the Indian Air Force (IAF) recent defence details are the same shot towards making India foolproof. 83 Tejas fighter jets In a whopping ₹48,000 crore deal with state-run aerospace & defence company Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd […]

    Decision to bring great relief to consumers across the country

    The Department of Food and Public Distribution in a landmark decision has imposed stock limits on Edible Oils and Oilseeds for a period upto 31st March, 2022. The Removal of Licensing Requirements, Stock Limits and Movement Restrictions on Specified Foodstuffs (Amendment) Order, 2021 has been issued with immediate effect i.e. from 8th September, 2021.Future trading on […]

    Coal Availability is Sufficient to Meet Power Plant Demands – Clarifies Ministry of Coal

    The Ministry of Coal reassures that ample coal is available in the country to meet the demand of power plants. Any fear of disruption in power supply is entirely misplaced. The coal stock at power plant end is about 72 Lakh tonnes, sufficient for 4 days requirement, and that the Coal India Limited (CIL) end is […]

    Wetlands of India Portal: Single-point access to all information relating to Wetland

    Bhupender Yadav, the Minister of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change, launched the ‘Wetlands of India’ portal on October 2, 2021. The portal has been launched as part of the Iconic Week of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav of the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change (MoEFCC) from October 4-10, 2021. The portal will be a […]

    More than 46 crore 72 lakh doses of Covid vaccine administered in the country so far

    In a significant achievement, India’s Cumulative COVID vaccination coverage has surpassed 46 crore 72 lakh mark. The cumulative figure stands at 46 crore 72 lakh 59 thousand 775. The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from 21st of June. Union Health Ministry said that more than 53 lakh 72 thousand vaccine doses were […]

    National Apprenticeship Mela: imparting apprenticeship training to 1 lakh candidates

    Skill India on 4 October 2021 will organize a day-long “National Apprenticeship Mela” across 400 locations in India. The event is being organised with the support of the Directorate General of Training (DGT)  and the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). The aim of this initiative is to support avenues of employment for nearly one lakh […]

    First consignment of Kashmir walnuts from Budgam despatched

    The first consignment of Kashmiri walnuts was recently flagged off from Budgam. A truck carrying 2,000 kgs was despatched to Bengaluru, Karnataka under the One District, One Product (ODOP) Initiative of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry. Kashmir accounts for 90% of India’s walnut production. With their superior quality and taste, the Kashmiri walnuts are a great […]

    PM thanks Bill Gates for kind words on Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission

    The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has thanked Bill Gates for the kind words on the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission.  In response to a tweet by Bill Gates, the Prime Minister said; “Thank you @BillGates for the kind words on the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission.  There is immense scope in leveraging technology for betterment of […]

    Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh says, Government will be setting up Science Museums across the country

    Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh today said that the Government will be setting up Science Museums across the country to promote scientific temper, particularly among children and the younger generation. Dr […]